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Cops and Writers Podcast

Patrick O'Donnell

Cops and Writers is an informative, and sometimes humorous podcast primarily for crime writers that are serious about creating accurate and believable police stories. Your host Sergeant Patrick O'Donnell worked the street as a cop and sergeant in one of the biggest police departments in America for over 25 years. Now retired, he is an author, consultant, public speaker, and podcaster here to help you write your best crime-related story.O'Donnell will conduct in-depth interviews with members of state, federal, and local law enforcement and civilian experts in police procedure getting the questions you want to be answered regarding the often misunderstood and misrepresented world of police procedure and police culture. O’Donnell will also be interviewing crime fiction writers and writers from all different genres that have police procedures in their stories on the show. They will be discussing what works for them in the ever-changing landscape of book sales and publishing.If you like candid stories told with cop humor and lots of technical details about the world the police live in, come ride along with O'Donnell and his guests as they give you an exclusive peek behind the yellow tape.

Recent Episodes

027 Courtney Fretwell Of The Forensic Tales Podcast Takes Us Into The Fascinating World Of Forensic Psychology, Mass Shooters ,And Serial Killers.August 01, 2021 Episode artwork 026 Getting Cozy With Author and Chief Of Police Ronnie AshmoreJuly 25, 2021 Episode artwork 025 The Sky Is The Limit With James Blatch Of The Self Publishing FormulaJuly 18, 2021 Episode artwork 024 Cops Writers Is On Fire With Arson Investigator Jim Smith! Detective Smith Takes Us Into The World Of Arson InvestigationsJuly 11, 2021 Episode artwork 023 How Bad Do You Want It? Indie Powerhouse Author Jami Albright Shows Us What It Took For Her To Become a Successful Author July 04, 2021 Episode artwork 022 Cops And Writers Follow Indie Author Ann Parker To Alaska!June 27, 2021 Episode artwork 021 The Wordslinger, Kevin Tumlinson Joins Cops And Writers Today Giving Us His Best Author AdviseJune 20, 2021 Episode artwork 020 Best Selling Author Simon Gervais Takes Us On A Thrill Ride With Tales From His Time With The The Royal Canadian Mounted PoliceJune 13, 2021 Episode artwork 019 Crashing Into Fatal Vehicle Accident Investigations With Senior Corporal Frank CarsonJune 06, 2021 Episode artwork 018 Special Agent Gary Noesner And His 30 Year Career As A FBI Hostage NegotiatorMay 30, 2021 Episode artwork 017 Neil Lancaster Takes Us On A Covert Mission Into What It Was Like To Be A Detective In London EnglandMay 23, 2021 Episode artwork 016 Bryan Cohen Schools Us On Amazon Ads, And How To Write A Best Selling Book Description May 16, 2021 Episode artwork 015 Highly Decorated Vietnam War Combat Vet To New York Times Best Selling Author, Nick Russell Has Been There And Has Done ThatMay 09, 2021 Episode artwork 014 Cops And Writers Ride In The Ambulance And Go Inside The Emergency Room With James (Jamie) Davis May 02, 2021 Episode artwork 013 Sailing Into A Successful Life As An Entrepreneur And Author With Dave ChessonApril 25, 2021 Episode artwork 012 Chief Deputy Marshal Marc Cameron Takes Us On His Journey From Hunting Down Dangerous Fugitives, To Writing Tom Clancy / Jack Ryan And Other Best Selling NovelsApril 18, 2021 Episode artwork 011 Busting F.B.I. Myths And Misconceptions With Special Agent Jerri Williams April 11, 2021 Episode artwork 010 Cops And Writers Takes You Back Into The Courtroom With Criminal Defense Attorney Jennifer SeverinoApril 04, 2021 Episode artwork 009 Oorah! Craig Martelle Helps Us Write Accurate Military Characters And Reveals His Secrets To A Successful Author Career. March 28, 2021 Episode artwork 008 Coroner Darren Dake Takes Us Into The World Of Death Investigations March 21, 2021 Episode artwork Begorrah! It's A Special Bonus St. Patrick's Day Episode With Irish Police Officer (Garda) Marie O'Halloran March 17, 2021 Episode artwork 007 Scott Moon Shares How He Balances His Job As A Police Lieutenant With A Successful Author Business March 14, 2021 Episode artwork 006 Josh Hayes Of Keystroke Medium Takes Us On His Journey From Police Officer To Full-Time AuthorMarch 07, 2021 Episode artwork 005 Order In The Court! Cops And Writers Takes You Into The Courtroom With Assistant District Attorney Sharon RiekFebruary 28, 2021 Episode artwork 004 CSI, Analyzing DNA, And More Police Science Fun With Forensic DNA Analyst Melissa KreikemeierFebruary 21, 2021 Episode artwork